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Gubernatorial candidates blast opponents

...Carter ad focused on the governor's personal financial turnaround. Deal reported a $2.3 million loan in 2010 and a net worth of $3.9 million this spring. Deal credited the turnaround to the $2 million sale of a salvage yard he owned to the firm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-19/gubernatorial-
Financial market turmoil creates a tempting opportunity for mortgage refinancers

...Even a slight drop in mortgage rates can translate into significant savings over the long run. For a median-priced home worth $221,000, a 0.5 percentage point decline in a mortgage rate would produce savings of $50 a month, according to a Bank...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-19/financial-market-turmoil-c
Middle-class Georgia voters at core of HOPE debate

...the last four years. Deal reported a $2.3 million bank loan during his 2010 run for governor, but by 2014 reported a net worth of $3.9 million.Carter's ad focuses on the $2 million sale of a salvage yard Deal owned to a firm called Copart, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-18/middle-class-georgia-voters-c
No. 2 Seminoles outlast No. 5 Irish in wild finish

...since Kenjon Barner had five against Southern California in 2012. NO. 12 TEXAS CHRISTIAN 42, NO. 15 OKLAHOMA STATE 9In Fort Worth, Texas, Trevone Boykin threw for a career-high 410 yards with three touchdowns, two on long plays to Josh Doctson in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-10-18/no-2-seminoles-outlast-no
Hawks fall to Pistons in preseason game

...the game that he considered taking his retaliation further."I was going to and then thought, it's preseason, it's not worth it," Griffin said. "That's nothing personal to waste it on."Booker was charged with a flagrant foul and a technical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-10-18/hawks-fall-pistons-preseason-
Yellen expresses deep worries about growing US wealth gap

...in overall wealth is even more pronounced. The average net worth of the bottom 50 percent of families - a group of about 62 million...percent lower than in 1989.By contrast, the average real net worth of families in the country's top 5 percent has jumped from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-17/yellen-expresses-deep-worr
Slaying with Edgefield links remains mystery

...the arrest of Clary and Cann, deputies recovered some property stolen in Edgefield, S.C., where more than $120,000 worth of property, including valuable silver and gold coins and firearms were stolen. Most of the property was contained inside...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-18/slaying-edgefield-link
Don't put faith in earthly rulers

...means; get informed, get involved, pick a candidate, hold your nose and vote. Though often abused, these freedoms are worth hanging onto. But don't ask government to do two things: first, the things we should be doing for ourselves; and second...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-10-17/dont-put-faith-earthly-r
Cowboys running back Joseph Randle accused of taking $123 worth of merchandise from department store

DALLAS - Cowboys running back Joseph Randle has been arrested on a shoplifting charge, accused of taking $123 worth of cologne and underwear from a suburban Dallas department store and telling a police officer he thought to himself, "all right...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-10-14/cowboys-running-back-joseph-r
Second Ebola worker should not have flown Monday, CDC

...taken her temperature and noted it was 99.5 before she boarded Frontier Airlines flight 1143 from Cleveland to Dallas/Fort Worth, said CDC Director Tom Frieden. While the risk to her fellow 132 passengers is "extremely low," he said, CDC is asking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-15/second-ebola-worker-should-n